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A Deep Cleaning Service: Perfect Mother’s Day Gift for Busy Moms

Are you looking for the perfect gift for Mom this Mother’s Day? If there’s one thing every busy mom deserves, it’s a break from house cleaning. Mother’s Day is an opportunity to honor the amazing women in our lives who provide us with care, guidance, and unconditional love. Between work, family commitments, and the never-ending list of household chores, they rarely have a moment to relax and unwind. This year, why not surprise mom with the perfect gift – a deep cleaning service that will free up her time and relieve the stress of maintaining a clean home?

Why Gift a Clean Home for Mother’s Day?

Moms often put the needs of others before their own. A clean home is a way to show your appreciation for all she does. Here are some amazing benefits of hiring our team to do a deep cleaning service, especially when it comes to pampering Mom:

Gift of Time: A clean home frees up precious hours for Mom to do the things she enjoys, whether it’s reading a book, indulging in a hobby, binge-watching on Netflix, or simply sipping a cup of coffee in peace.

Improved Health: Deep cleaning services go beyond surface cleaning. They tackle dust, allergens, and dirt, creating a healthier environment for everyone in the family.

Reduced Stress: A deep cleaned and organized home can significantly reduce stress and anxiety. Picture your Mom returning from a busy day to a sparkling home – a haven of peace and serenity.

Long-lasting Gift: Unlike a bouquet or a box of chocolate, a deep cleaning service provides a lasting benefit that Mom can enjoy for weeks or even months to come.

More Quality Time: Instead of cleaning on weekends, Mom can spend that time making memories with loved ones.

Shows You Care: A deep cleaning service demonstrates that you understand Mom’s unseen work and want to lighten her load.

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Finding the Right Deep Cleaning Service

When choosing a cleaning service for Mom, it’s important to find a company that meets her specific needs. So why choose Cleaned to Perfection? We understand the importance of providing a high-quality deep cleaning service that is both reliable and trustworthy. Here are some important things to think about:

Reputation: Seek out companies who have a solid track record of providing high-quality services and satisfying clients.  Reading online reviews and checking references can be helpful.

Experienced and Trustworthy Staff: Our team consists of highly trained, background-checked cleaning professionals who take pride in their work.

Flexible Schedule and Cleaning Plans: Look for a deep cleaning service where you can select the date and time you’d like your certified cleaning team to arrive. We offer a personalized cleaning plan that caters to your specific needs and preferences.

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Ask about cleaning methods: Inquire about the cleaning products they use and their approach to sanitizing and disinfecting surfaces.  At Cleaned to Perfection, we use only safe and eco-friendly cleaning products to ensure the health and well-being of your family and pets.

Excellent Communication: Opt for a company that is easy to communicate with and responsive to your inquiries. Make sure the company communicates clearly about scheduling, expectations, and any additional fees.

Services Offered: Does the company offer a variety of cleaning options, such as standard cleaning, organizing decluttering, or move-in/move-out cleaning? Choose a service that fits Mom’s specific needs.

Imagine Mom’s face lighting up when she walks into a sparkling clean home after a long day.  No more dust bunnies or pet hair under the couch, no more stubborn grease build-up in the kitchen, just a clean and organized space that she can truly enjoy. Doesn’t that sound relaxing? It’s a gift that allows her to truly relax and enjoy her special day.

At Cleaned to Perfection, we want to help you make this Mother’s Day truly special.  We offer a variety of house cleaning services and gift certificates to suit any budget and preference, so you can give Mom the perfect present – the gift of a clean home!


Getting Ready for a Deep Clean – Preparing Your Home for the Cleaners

Whether this is your first time booking with Cleaned to Perfection or returning after a while, taking a moment for a refresher on preparing your home for the cleaners to clean is always a wise move. Establishing a positive relationship with our cleaning service involves nuances that enhance the overall experience – making it smoother, faster, and more cost-effective for everyone.

Inviting new cleaning team members into your home is an intimate experience. They’ll see your house at its least tidy and work diligently to restore it to its best, which can be a bit nerve-wracking, especially for first-timers or those trying a new cleaning company.

Let me guide you through the essential basics for preparing your home for the cleaners  with Cleaned to Perfection. Simple preparations can ensure our team delivers their best work, leaving your home with that profoundly satisfying, pristine cleanliness.

Declutter Your Floors & Counters:

Starting with the most essential tip, ensure the surfaces you want cleaned are clutter-free. This simple task clarifies where items go and speeds up the cleaning process, saving you money with services like Cleaned to Perfection, which are priced based on cleaning time.

Although our cleaners may help with general tidying, their primary focus is on cleaning rather than organizing personal items. A big step in preparing your home for the cleaners always needs to include clearing surfaces for cleaning. This enables our team to perform a more efficient job in less time, leaving your home clean and organized.

Handling Fragile Items:

In line with valuable objects, if you have delicate items, consider moving or storing them in a safe place as part of the steps you take in preparing for the cleaners.. If any fragile item requires special cleaning attention, please let us know in advance, and we’ll ensure it receives the care it deserves.


Pets’ Safety is Paramount:

At Cleaned to Perfection, we cherish our furry friends. While we are a pet-friendly cleaning service, your pet’s safety is our priority. If your pet is wary of strangers, securing them during our visit is best. Communication about your pet’s behavior is appreciated, ensuring a smooth and safe cleaning process.

Securing Your Valuables:

As the owner of Cleaned to Perfection, I want to emphasize the importance of securing your valuables during our home cleaning service. While our team is meticulous, accidents can happen. I strongly recommend putting away any breakable or valuable items in a secure location. Please ensure that smaller valuables like jewelry and coins are stored safely before our arrival.


Managing Your Dirty Dishes

We are available to help with dishwashing during initial and subsequent visits. However, it’s vital to inform us in advance. This task requires extra time, and we must incorporate it into the cleaning schedule and pricing. Typically, our cleaners don’t handle washing dishes or dealing with food messes beyond loading the dishwasher.

Providing Clear Instructions:

I can’t stress enough the importance of communication when preparing for the cleaners to visit your home. If you have specific requests or areas that need special attention, kindly communicate them with us during the scheduling process and directly with your cleaning team. This ensures they are well-informed. Whether through a verbal discussion upon arrival or a note in a visible spot, clear instructions greatly assist us in meeting and exceeding your expectations.


Upholding House Cleaner Etiquette:

Both as a homeowner and the owner of Cleaned to Perfection, a smooth cleaning session is our shared goal. Following proper house cleaning etiquette in preparing for the cleaners visit, as outlined above, is crucial. Don’t worry if you’re new to this – you’ll get the hang of it with each cleaning. If you have questions or concerns, feel free to reach out. At Cleaned to Perfection, we are here to ensure you feel comfortable and satisfied with our services, building a solid and lasting relationship.

Want to learn a bit more about how we train the professionals who will be visiting your home? Check out our blog post, Cleaned to Perfection – Our Training Methodology.


Getting Organized Before School: Clearing Clutter & Creating Productive Spaces

As the school year approaches, it’s prime time to declutter and organize your kids’ rooms. More than just tidying up, this process fosters a supportive environment. An organized space reduces stress, enhances focus, and sets the stage for academic success.

When organizing we think it is best to start in the closet, which probably holds clothes that no longer fit or are worn out. Sort them into three categories: keep, donate, and discard. Donated items can benefit charities or younger family members, while worn-out items should be discarded.

Once sorted, organize what’s left. Grouping by category or color simplifies selections for busy mornings.

Create your study space by paying close attention to the desk or study area. An organized space enhances concentration. Consider using pencil holders, bookshelves, and organizers, and add shelves above the desk for extra storage.

It is a great idea to establish a school hub by designating a specific area for school-related items like backpacks, lunch boxes, and shoes. this will help to stay more organized and reduce morning chaos. The entryway is an ideal location for accessibility.

Install hooks for backpacks and jackets, set up a shoe rack, and use labeled bins to maintain order.

The Perks of Being Organized Decluttering and organizing set the stage for success. At Cleaned to Perfection, we’re here to support your efforts in creating an organized, clean home that welcomes the school year with open arms.

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Revitalize Your Space with an End-of-Summer Deep Cleaning

Best Way to Refresh your Home with an End-of-Summer Deep Cleaning

Time for a fall home refresh. Deep cleaning clears summer mess and gets your home cozy for autumn. Try our Professional Sparkling Deep Cleaning Services to achieve these results as well

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  • Declutter and Organize: Before you dive into the cleaning process, start by decluttering your space. Put away summer items that you do not need until next year – beach towels, inflatable pool toys, and lightweight summer clothes.


  • Dust and Vacuum: Dust and dirt accumulate easily during the summer, especially if windows and doors have been open for extended periods. Begin deep cleaning by dusting surfaces from top to bottom. Don’t forget to reach high places, ceiling corners, and ceiling fans. Follow up with a thorough vacuuming of floors, carpets, and upholstery to remove any lingering debris.


  • Clean and Refresh: Summer often brings its fair share of outdoor adventures, which can mean more foot traffic and messes inside. Start by wiping down surfaces like countertops, tables, and kitchen appliances. Give your bathroom a comprehensive scrub to remove any residue from sunscreen or sand. Change bed linens and flip mattresses for a fresh start to the upcoming season.


  • Tackle Windows and Blinds: Windows can accumulate grime, dust, and even sticky residue from bug splatters during summer. Clean both the interior and exterior of windows for a crystal-clear view. Don’t forget to clean your blinds or curtains, which can harbor dust and allergens.


  • Evaluate and Rearrange: With your space now clean and refreshed, take a moment to evaluate its layout. Consider rearranging furniture to embrace the autumnal mood.


  • Don’t Forget Outdoor Spaces: As you bid farewell to summer, give your outdoor spaces some attention too. Clean and store your outdoor furniture, grill, and other summer equipment. Sweep away fallen leaves and debris to prepare your outdoor area for the upcoming season


An end-of-summer deep cleaning is a ritual that helps transition your home from the carefree days of summer to the cozy and comforting embrace of fall. By decluttering, dusting, and refreshing your space, you not only maintain a clean environment but also create a sense of renewal for the upcoming season. So, roll up your sleeves and embark on this cleansing journey – your home will thank you with a fresh start to the autumn days ahead.


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